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Michael Flood

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The man box: a study on being a young man in Australia

This study by Jesuit Social Services’ The Men’s Project, involving 1,000 men aged 18 to 30 has shown that young men who comply with society’s pressures to be a ‘real man’ report poorer mental health, are twice as likely to consider suicide, more likely to...
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Universities have a problem with sexual assault and harassment: here’s how to fix it

Universities must act to prevent sexual assault and harassment from happening in the first place, writes Michael Flood.
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Men can make a difference: engaging men on gender equality

Drawing on the latest evidence and experience, this report offers a set of recommendations for how organisations can engage men effectively to achieve gender equality at work.
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Respectful relationships education: violence prevention and respectful relationships education in Victorian secondary schools

The Department engaged VicHealth to review respectful relationships education in Victorian secondary schools resulting in the Respectful Relationships Education: Violence prevention and respectful relationships education in Victorian secondary schools report. The report provides guidance on good practice criteria required to achieve violence prevention and respectful...
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An assault on our future: the impact of violence on young people and their relationships

This report examines how violence against women specifically affects children and young people. It looks at the nature of violence they experience in their homes and their own relationships, its impacts, and the priorities for action if efforts to prevent violence among, and protect, young...